We are pleased to announce that Mr William Rucker has been appointed to the role of Chairman for the UK Dementia Research Institute.
As Chairman of the UK DRI Board, William will lead its collective responsibility for the effective governance and development of the UK DRI, setting its strategic direction and major policies with the rest of the Board, the Directors and senior UK DRI staff in line with the institute's objectives.
Bringing a huge wealth of experience, William will be of huge value in setting up our new institute. He is the CEO of Lazard in the UK (part of the Lazard Group), an investment bank that specialises in Asset Management and Advisory businesses. Mr Rucker joined Lazard in 1987 from Arthur Andersen, where he qualified as an accountant.